SlowPoke Sport .40 Size Kit

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SlowPoke Sport .40 Size Kit

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  • SlowPoke Sport .40 Size Kit

    This is a "Vintage Style" Slow Poke Sport .40 Model Airplane.
    This Kit is Great For The Beginner To Intermediate Modelers
    With Established Low Wing Flying Experience.


    Easy-To-Build, with CAD-Engineered, Precisely Interlocking
    Construction Allows the Slow Poke to be Ready-To-Cover in Only
    A Single Weekend with Very Little Carving or Shaping.
    Comes With Premium-Quality Hardware Package
    Flies Well Using Economical Engines, Which Bolt Onto A Supplied Plate
    So No Additional Mount Is Required
    The Polyhedral Wing With Its Flat-Bottom Airfoil Builds As Three
    Sections. It Offers Huge Wing Area - As Much As Some .60 Size
    Models - For A Very Light Wing Loading and Impressive Lifting
    Power. This Also Lets You Slow To A Crawl For An Easy Touchdown.
    Ailerons offer the aerobatic capabilities for performing rolls, loops
    and other maneuvers.
    Handles Extremely Easy On The Ground With Wide-Stance Wire Main Gear.
    Generously Sized Radio Compartment Allows For Easy Receiver, Battery
    and Servo Installation.
    Compact Size Is Convenient To Transport and Well-Suited For Flying
    At Small Sites Being Slow and Easy-To-Fly.
    Any Modeler With Intermediate Building Experience Can Enjoy This Kit.


    All Wood To Build The Kit, Full Size Rolled Plans, Photo Illustrated
    Instruction Manual w/Reference Plans, Clear Windshield, CA Hinges,
    Engine Mounting Plates, Hardware Package, Decal Sheet.


    Engine: .32-.46 (5.25-7.5cc)(2-stroke) or .48-.52 (6.5-8.5cc)(4-strk)
    Radio: 4 Channel w/5 Standard or Mini Servos
    Covering: Three 6-Foot Rolls with Matching Paint
    Misc. Items: Propeller, 3" Main Wheels, 1" Tailwheel, 10oz Fuel Tank.
    1/2" Foam Rubber, Fuel Tubing, 2-1/2" Spinner, 1/5th Scale Pilot,
    3/32" & 5/32" Wheel Collars, Building and Field Equipment.


    Wingspan: 61.5" (1560mm)
    Wing Area: 1076 sq in (69.4 sq dm)
    Wing Loading: 13-14.25oz/sq ft (40-43g/sq dm)
    Weight: 6-6.5lbs (2720-2950g)
    Length: 49" (1245mm)
    Airfoil: Flat-Bottom, Low-Wing
    Center of Gravity: 4-5/8" Back from the Leading Edge of Wing.
    Degrees Incidence-
    Stabilizer: 0°
    Wing: 0°
    Control Throws: High Rate Low Rate
    Elevator: Up & Down 7/16" ¼"
    Ailerons: Up & Down 1" ¾"
    Rudder: Left & Right 1½"


    Spinner Shown On Box Is A Polished Aluminum Great Planes Spinner.
    Top Flite MonoKote Used For Color Scheme Is Dark Red and Aluminum.
    This kit uses a 1/5th scale pilot not a 1/4th shown on the plans.
    Decal set SP40D01 sold only through GP Manufacturing includes:
    3-5/8" x ¾" Black Sport 40 logo
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